Given Name CONCEPCIÓN

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Spanish
PRONOUNCED: kon-thep-THYON (European Spanish), kon-sep-SYON (Latin American Spanish)  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "conception" in Spanish. This name is given in reference to the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary. A city in Chile bears this name.
DIMINUTIVES: Chita, Concha, Conchita
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Concepta (Irish), Concetta, Concettina (Italian)

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Entry updated July 2, 2017